A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 77 km N of New Allakaket, Alaska (48 miles) on Tuesday. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:38:44 / 9:38 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 40.2 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak14392412. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14392412. Exact location of event, depth 40.2 km, -152.3049° West, 67.2233° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/11/16 / 2016-11-23 06:38:44 / November 23, 2016 @ 6:38 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 77 km N of New Allakaket, Alaska.
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